UroGynaecological Society of Australia (UGSA) Research Scholarship
Applications open 1 July – 31 August 2021
This grant provides funding to RANZCOG Trainees and Fellows to support clinical and scientific research in all aspects of urogynaecology. It is envisaged that the innovative research outcomes will advance the knowledge base in urogynaecology.
Further details on grant conditions and eligibility requirements are available here.
Wednesday 17 November – Saturday 20 November 2021
On behalf of the UGSA ASM Organising Committee and UGSA Board we are pleased to announce that the 2021 UGSA ASM & AGM is scheduled to be held at the Australian National Maritime Museum Sydney.
Featuring International Keynote Speakers
Dr Philip Tooz-Hobson, UK, Dr Catherine Ann Matthews, USA, Dr Geoffrey Cundiff, UK
BIRTH TRAUMA AWARENESS WEEK 2021
Birth Trauma Awareness Week aims to raise awareness of birth related trauma amongst individuals families and health care professionals.
Despite 1 in 3 Australian women identifying their birth experience as traumatic there is low awareness and understanding of birth-related trauma in the community including pathways to support.
For further information visit https://www.birthtrauma.org.au/
12-15 October 2021
Join us for the 51st ICS Annual Meeting (ICS 2021 Melbourne Online), taking place Thursday, 14th – Sunday, 17th October 2021 online.
Explore the ICS scientific programme – 4 days of interactive, live-streamed content, 12 hours per day, and covering the latest research and practice on pelvic floor disorders, urinary incontinence, pelvic prolapse, and LUTS.
Registered participants will be able to also take part in different workshops and webinars as well as gain access to the International Consultation on Incontinence.
Early bird registration deadline: 27 July 2021
Learn more here – ics.org/2021
Congratulations to the newly elected UGSA Vice Chair Dr Alexandra Mowat
On behalf of the UGSA Board and Membership we would like to extend a warm congratulations to Dr Alexandra Mowat for her recent success at the 2021 Vice Chair election.
Well done Alex!